Moved Mom from assisted living to memory care on Friday; not my favorite thing to do, but not entirely awful either. I timed the move to occur while she was at breakfast so she could be taken directly to her new space. 403 more words
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“We are once an adult, and twice a child.”
I’ve been away.
As ever, I have a lot of blog posts in the works, halfway or quarter-way written, a few with just a title and a sentence or two reminding me what I was going to write about so I can come back to it when I have time and brainpower.3,111 more words
This week I’m going through more frustration, arguments, and new arrangements for my mother’s finances. We shared a joint account that I set up, so that I would have access if anything happened to her, and so that I could mitigate as much as possible her tendency to overdraw her account. 1,095 more words
My life has circled around on me, now my days look like they did when my children were young… minus the playtime. Our day starts early as my mother-in-law has breakfast between 6:30 -7:00 a.m., followed by applying a pain patch for her back and giving her a nebulizer treatment. 237 more words